Monday, June 21, 2021


To find our opinion based editorials, see below. We'll share opinion based editorial articles regularly for interested viewers.

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Guest column: In appreciation of Stan Stephens

On April 3, Montana lost a wise and deeply decent public servant.

Updated 6 days, 5 hours ago
Guest column: Montana's lost Congressional seat is returned

Thirty years ago, Montana lost one of the seats in the U.S. House of Representatives we had held for 80 years.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Guest editorial: Support local journalism's future

Fairness is the goal of the Journalism Competition and Preservation Act currently being considered in the U.S. Congress.

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
Guest column: The truth about the COVID stimulus

When we elect politicians, the hope is that as they share information, they are giving us as much truth as possible.

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Guest column: Answering some COVID-19 vaccination questions

The Lake County-CSKT Unified Command Center (UCC) urges every resident to get a COVID-19 vaccine.

Updated 2 months, 4 weeks ago
Editorial: A blemish on an otherwise beautiful parade

After a year of isolation, Ronan offered up a refreshing, well attended public event last Wednesday evening with its St. Patrick’s Day parade.

Updated 3 months ago
Guest column: Session’s second half is off and running

As we begin the second half of the 67th legislative session I would like to highlight some very important bills that we can all support for the benefit of Mo...

Updated 3 months ago
Letters to the Editor: Open and fair elections

March 18, 2021 letters to the editor

Updated 3 months ago
Guest column: Tribal health leaders critical for statewide health collaborations

The roles of tribal relations manager and director of American Indian health are uniquely positioned to enable DPHHS to effectively engage and strengthen collaborative partnerships.

Updated 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Guest column: Many hands built this gem of a club

The Boys & Girls Club of the Flathead Reservation – Polson clubhouse has been up and running for over four months, and the possibilities it offers just keep growing.

Updated 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Guest column: A helping hand in the search for the missing

For decades in Montana, Indigenous people have gone missing, many times murdered and leaving behind families to search desperately for their loved ones.

Updated 4 months ago
Guest column: Tax Reform at the Legislature

I’m proud to be sponsoring three bills that are key to leading the Montana comeback: Senate Bills 159, 181 and 182.

Updated 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Guest column: Bell ringing a success through the pandemic

Thanks to those who so willingly gave of their time to “ring the bell” for the Salvation Army’s Kettle Campaign.

Updated 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Guest column: Clearing a way for easements, land acquisition

Greetings from Helena.

Updated 5 months ago
Guest column: You can testify at Helena from home

As we finish up the second week of the legislative session it is not business as usual in Helena due to COVID-19.